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Page 14 text:
The most important place in any high school to a
history student is the school library, and important to
any library is the library staff.
L. H. S. is very fortunate in having a very capable
and eiiicient library staif. This staff is headed by Iwirs.
Certrude Cook, who has been school librarian in L. H. S.
for eleven years.
Members of the staff are chosen from the sophomore
class by Mrs. Cook and Mr. Christian, principal. After
having been selected, the names of the girls are pref
sented to the Lebanon Public Library Board, and if they
are approved, the girls serve their apprenticeship in the
Public Library for six weeks.
The present staff, which assists Mrs. Cook in the
Senior High library and also has charge of the junior
High library, consists of four seniors, live juniors, and
Each semester six girls from the ninth grade are
selected by Miss Grace Etchison, assistant principal, to
act as assistants in the .lunior High otiice.
It is the duty of these girls to check attendance, to
answer telephone calls that come to the oflice, and to
run errands for the various teachers.
During the latter part of April the senior members of
the staff were honor guests at a pitehfin supper held at
the home of Mrs. Cook, given by Mrs. Cook and the
remaining members of the staif.
Mary Herr Shelby
Mary Louise Witt
Mary Ann VVynkoop
Ruth Audra Miller
Mrs. Cook, Librarian
Page 13 text:
Miss Bell, dean of girls: Mr. Chris+ian, principal: Mr. Van Riper, superiniendenh Miss E+chison,
assisianl principal: Miss Shahan, clerk.
Second Row: Delores Campbell, EIizabe+h Kennedy, Mildred Badgley, Enid Poynier, Frances Powell,
Maxine Daugherty, Doroihy Edens.
First Row: Marguerite Gibbs, Nina Neese, Hazel Hill, Eunice Suiphin, Edna Lesley, Mary Mildred Wells,
Since 1921 Mr. Paul Van Riper has headed the
Lebanon Public Schools as superintendent. Under his
guidance the schools have maintained an A rating
throughout the state. In 1923 the present senior high
school building was built, and in 1932 the gymnasium
was added to the school property, both being built
through the cliorts of Mr. Van Riper.
Assisting Mr. Van Riper in the oiiice is Miss Hazel
Shahan, whose duty it is to keep the school books, make
out the yearly financial reports, attend all board meet'
ings and file reports of these meetings, and attend to
whatever business may come up in the absence of Mi'.
In 19311 Mr, Thomas L. Christian, a former student
of L. H. was chosen to act as principal. Following
his graduation from Wzibaisli College, Mr. Christian had
returned to L. H. S. to teach mathematics, and in a few
years was made head of this department, a position he
retained until he was chosen principal.
Beriha Marie Beck.
Miss Grace Etchison has been teaching in L. H. S.
since 1918. She started as a teacher of English and a
few years later assisted in the Latin department. In
1928 she became dean of girls and at the present time
she is the assistant principal,
One teacher associated with the Lebanon schools for
many years is Miss Lydia Bell, who at the present time
is dean of girls. Miss Bell is also head of the history
department in L. H. S.
Seven girls are chosen each semester from the sec-
retarial training class to assist Miss Bell, dean of girls,
and Mr. Christian, principal, in the Senior High oliice.
These girls must check attendance, type all an'
nouncements and bulletins, run errands. type business
letters, answer telephone calls, and attend to any busif
ness which may come up in the absence of Miss Bell
or Mr. Christian.
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CEDARS i935 Thirteen
The Pennant, due to finances, was changed this year
from a printed paper to a mimeographed one. Instead of
having four pages as it has previously had, it contained
six. The paper was published on an average of every
week and a half, All the mimeographing and cutting
of stencils was done hy memhers ol the staff.
Page editors were used the first semester, hut this
plan was changed the second semester, and chairmen
from the class wuhlishing the Pennant were chosen to
oversee the gathering and wuhlishini' of the news.
i 5 I 5
Betty Adney and Patria Daily served as cofeditors
of first and sixth pages the first semester. Betty Arm'
strong presided over second page, George Burgess edited
third page and .loan Vsfimhorough, the fourth. Betty
D. Coomhs was in charge of the sports page.
Chairmen for the second semester were: Anita
Rayl, Roland Hicks, George Wild, Helen Hackett, Richf
ard Wliite, Frances Beck, Barhara Smith, Peggy Hornaf
day, Mary Ann Vxfynkoop, Byron Cunningham, and
Billy Lantz. During this semester the class was divided
into two stalls and puhlished the Pennant under superf
vision of the ahove chairmen.
Pl'llll3lllf Stal if
From the 193-P39 staifs several memhers were selected
to help puhlish the Lehanon Reporter during the second
SECOND RCFW: .lean Stewart
Martha M. Bradley
S ECC WN D RUNV:
NOT IN PICTURE:
Mary Ann VVynkoop
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